The Namibia Press Agency, (NAMPA), was established in 1991 as a national news agency responsible for the distribution of local, regional and international news.

Cessna lands on its belly at Eros Airport

Written by Simon Endjala on 22 May 2018

WINDHOEK, 22 MAY (NAMPA) - A Cessna 210 flown by a trainee pilot landed on its belly at the Eros Airport in Windhoek Tuesday morning.
The Namibia Airports Company (NAC) said in a media statement the aircraft crashed around 09h30.
“The trainee pilot, studying at the Windhoek Flight Training Centre, was the only person in the aircraft during the accident and survived,” it said.
The aircraft belongs to the trainee pilot student whose identity was not revealed because investigations into the accident are in the ...


We’ve already won: Kauandenge

Written by Edward Mumbuu Jnr on 22 May 2018

WINDHOEK, 22 MAY (NAMPA) – The Utjiua Miunjangue-led ‘Team Nudo’ claims to have the support of more than half of the 501 delegates going to the National Unity Democratic Organisation (Nudo) congress this weekend.
Some 350 delegates are on their side, Windhoek Councillor and Team Nudo secretary general (SG) candidate, Joseph Kauandenge said during his team’s final star rally in the capital on Saturday.
According to Kauandenge, they are confident of getting at least 140 votes from Windhoek, 88 from the Amini ...

Businesswoman pledges financial assistance to CAN

WINDHOEK, 21 MAY (NAMPA) – Local businesswoman and owner of Temptations Fashion Boutique, Olivia Kanyemba-Usiku has pledged to donate 30 per cent of proceeds generated from her gala dinner and fashion show held here on Saturday, to the Cancer Association of Namibia (CAN). (NAMPA) LP/PS (Video by Lydia Pitiri)

Omaruru Municipal launches five-year strategic plan

Former SME Bank employees call on Govt. to assist them

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× WINDHOEK, 21 May 2018 - Participants in the Special Olympics Namibia 'training the trainer' workshop pictured during the opening of the workshop at the Football for Hope Centre in Katutura. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× Brazilian President Michel Temer delivers a speech, during the launching event of a platform for the adherence to economic plans, at the Planalto Palace in Brasilia, on May 22, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / EVARISTO SA

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× Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex gestures as she attends a garden party at Buckingham Palace in London, Tuesday May 22, 2018, her first royal engagement since her wedding to Prince Harry on Saturday. The event is part of the celebrations to mark the 70th birthday of Prince Charles. (Dominic Lipinski/Pool Photo via AP)

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× Spain's David Ferrer reacts during his match against Germany's Peter Gojowczyk at the Geneva Open ATP 250 tennis tournament, on May 22, 2018 in Geneva. / AFP PHOTO / Fabrice COFFRINI

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× REHOBOTH - Outjo Football Academy are the Kunene Second Division log leaders. (Photo: Contributed)

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× Stacey Cunningham, center, who will become the New York Stock Exchange's 67th president, applauds as Loomis Sayles Portfolio Manager Christopher Harms, left, rings the NYSE opening bell, Tuesday, May 22, 2018. She is the first female leader in the history of the 226-year-old exchange. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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× An armed police officer of the Malta Police Special Intervention Unit provides security as three men, accused of the assassination of anti-corruption journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, leave the Courts of Justice after FBI and Europol investigators testified during the compilation of evidence in Valletta, Malta May 22, 2018. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi

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× This photo made available by the Baltimore County Police and Fire Department Tuesday, May 22, 2018, shows Dawnta Anthony Harris. Harris was arrested in connection with the death of Baltimore County police officer on Monday. (Baltimore County Police and Fire Department via AP)